Student Emergency Fund

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About

The Student Emergency Fund, which also includes Grizzlies Helping Grizzlies, is a unique program that provides assistance to students in times of emergency and great need. Often, these situations can threaten to derail a student's education. But with your generosity, we can help these students persevere through difficult times. 

Gifts provide basic necessities and address sudden emergencies that keep our students moving forward. By donating, you help Grizzlies who need it most. 

Grizzlies create caring and supportive relationships that are essential to success, learning, persistence and graduation, and support institutional health and community growth. We can strive to attain all of these goals by helping our students.

Please help students in need by giving to the Student Emergency Fund today! A gift of any size truly makes an impact on students' lives.

 

 

Updates
Thank you!

We are thrilled to announce that 384 donors have donated $100,470 to the GGC Student Emergency Fund as we conclude this campaign tonight.

Thanks to our donors’ generosity, over 150 emergency fund grants have been made or are in progress to students, totaling more than $73,000, with additional awards being made daily. 

There are still many GGC students who are in need and your generosity will help them with necessities and continue their education.

We are so grateful for your generosity!

Together we are Grizzly Strong! Thank you.

Have a safe and happy holiday weekend.


1415 days ago by Chrissy Rosen
We've surpassed 350 donors to the Student Emergency Fund!

Thank you so much for your generous support of GGC's Student Emergency Fund! More than $84,000 has been raised so far from more than 350 donors. It's been a remarkable outpouring of support.  

There are many GGC students who are still in need as we all work together to help them with necessities and continue their education.

Please spread the word by sharing on social media, email, phone, text, or however you prefer, to encourage others to give to this important cause. 

Together we are Grizzly Strong!

Thank you! 

 

1418 days ago by Nate Jones
Thank you for a fantastic Giving Tuesday Now at GGC

Thank you so much for your generous support of GGC's Student Emergency Fund. We had an incredible day yesterday for Giving Tuesday Now, and have reached 218 donors for $41,864!

Your donations will make a significant impact upon GGC students and their needs in this difficult time. We are extremely grateful for this outpouring of support, and we look forward to seeing everything we can accomplish together through June 30.

Thank you!

 




1473 days ago by Nate Jones
We've surpassed $40,000!

Thank you so much for the wonderful generosity. This is going to make a great impact for our students. 

We've surpassed 175 donors and $40,000 - and we still have a lot of time left!

Please spread the word and encourage others to join you in supporting the Student Emergency Fund.


1474 days ago by Nate Jones
Giving Tuesday Now

Tomorrow, May 5, is Giving Tuesday Now, a global philanthropic effort to support others in these difficult times. 

GGC is participating in support of the Student Emergency Fund. We want to rally the GGC community to help the many, many GGC students who are in such great need at this time. 

Please help by spreading the word through your social media, email, phone or however you'd like.

Please use hashtags #GIVINGTUESDAYNOW and #GGC.  

We look forward to an exciting day. Thank you so much for your wonderful support!


  

1475 days ago by Nate Jones
Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who has already participated. We are thrilled to have surpassed $7,600 from more than 100 donors so far. You are making a difference by supporting GGC students! Thank you, and please share!

1486 days ago by Nate Jones

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